Farid Chekani

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BACKGROUND The disability inherent to Parkinson's disease and dementia would suggest poor health-related quality of life for patients with these neurodegenerative conditions; however, the extent of disability from a nationally representative data has not been previously available. OBJECTIVES This study examined factors associated with the health-related(More)
BACKGROUND Parkinson's disease (PD) is a debilitating neurological disorder that has a significant impact on activities of daily living (ADL). Limited data exists regarding the functional status of nursing home residents with PD. OBJECTIVE The study examined the nature, extent, and predictors of limitation of ADL in patients with PD residing in nursing(More)
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